| Aug 14, 2011
Every once in a while, a fire truck will pass by Rudolph Giuliani's window, and the former New York mayor will flash back to that dreadful day when he had to drop everything and rush to ground zero. "It's just hard to hear it and not react," he said in an...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 12:05 PM
“True Blood” will be back next summer for a 12-episode fifth season.
HBO made the news official Thursday in a press release, adding that the hit series from Alan Ball will begin production on the new season later this year in L.A. That’...
| Aug 12, 2011
Award-winning British actor
John Wood, 81, a British actor who won a Tony Award in 1976 for his role in the Broadway production of Tom Stoppard's "Travesties," died Saturday in his sleep inEngland, his agent announced.
Best known for his...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 3:07 PM
Patrick J. Adams will get to spend another year working in his hometown of Toronto; his USA series, “Suits,” has been renewed for a second season.
USA announced Thursday that the drama about Manhattan corporate lawyers will be back next...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 8:45 AM
Chicago private chef Jeff Mauro is the latest "Food Network Star" after winning the final challenge on the competition series Sunday. As part of the competition, Mauro filmed a pilot for a new cooking show called "Sandwich King." It will begin airing at...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 4:37 PM
If you want to see the finest new drama of the TV year, tune in BBC America at 10 p.m. Wednesday for the opener of "The Hour," a six-week series starring Dominic West, of "The Wire,"and Romola Garai, of "Emma."
He plays a hard-to-read establishment...
| Aug 17, 2011
| 1:21 PM
The original series has been getting home-video releases for a while, and now it's joined by the current CBS reboot of the crime drama. Alex O'Loughlin is the new incarnation of Steve McGarrett, enlisted to head an elite police unit in the islands.
| Aug 25, 2011
| 12:15 PM
The family that works on plays together, stays together.
OK, so that's not exactly the old adage. But it might become a new one if the husband-and-wife acting team of Jason Odell Williams and Charlotte Cohn continue on the same artistic road they've been...
| Aug 20, 2011
Raul Ruiz, 70, a Chilean-born filmmaker who made more than 100 films in his teeming, international career and worked to put cinema on an artistic par with literature, died Friday at a Paris hospital following complications from a pulmonary infection, said...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 7:55 PM
I admit, one of my guilty pleasures is the "Real Housewives" series on Bravo.
I love almost every show on Bravo, especially the creative shows like Top Chef, Million Dollar Decorators and Project Runway (before it moved to Lifetime), but the "Real...
| Aug 21, 2011
| 8:05 PM
Why isn't "Entourage" pulling out all of the stops in its final season? The stakes have felt small each episode (with the exception being the quickly brushed aside suicide). Last season's arc of Vince and his drug use gave the show an emotional weight...